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Tigers haters hope you sign up

Missouri’s first football season in the Southeastern Conference was less than stellar, with the Tigers finishing 5-7 and missing a bowl game for the first time in seven seasons. Dissatisfaction over the Tigers’ struggles extends beyond the Show-Me State, apparently. … Continue reading

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Pair of female students cause stir by running stairs at Memorial Stadium

Kristin Schnur and Geony Fisher have received a good deal of attention after a photo of them running the stairs of Memorial Stadium in sports bras was tweeted. That football officials shooed them away gave their story a humorous conclusion. … Continue reading

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Rucker signs contract with Chiefs

Martin Rucker, a former standout tight end on the Missouri football team, has signed a free agent contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, according to a post at kcchiefs.com. Rucker, who earned All-American honors as a Tiger in 2007, was … Continue reading

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TIGERS DISMISS SAFETY TAVON BOLDON Missouri football team spokesman Chad Moller has confirmed that junior safety Tavon Bolden has been dismissed from the team for academic and disciplinary reasons according to a report in the Columbia Tribune. It is the … Continue reading

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MU Track & Field has record-setting day in Missouri Collegiate Challenge

The MU Track & Field Team broke five and tied one meet records Friday after hosting teams from all over the state for the Missouri Collegiate Challenge — the final home meet of the season. To view the results, click … Continue reading

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Former Tiger DeMarre Carroll signs with Utah Jazz

The Utah Jazz (13-11) signed free agent and former Tiger DeMarre Carroll on Wednesday. He practiced with his new teammates on Thursday. He signed with Memphis as a first round pick in 2009 and played 71 games his rookie season. … Continue reading

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Big 12 all set for 2012 football season, almost, kinda, sorta

For those still interested in what the Big 12 Conference landscape will look like next football season, reports are circulating that questions surrounding West Virginia’s entry into the conference for 2012 will soon be resolved. The Charleston (W.Va.) Daily Mail … Continue reading

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Denmon, Moore and English almost at 100 wins

A win on Saturday against Baylor (12:30 p.m. at Mizzou Arena) would give seniors Marcus Denmon, Steve Moore and Kim English their 100th win in a Tiger uniform. Their first win as a Tiger was against Praire View A&M on … Continue reading

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The memorable Missouri-Oklahoma game 23 years ago

Previewing tonight’s Missouri-Oklahoma basketball game, Guerin Emig of the Tulsa World wrote an article this morning highlighting one of the stranger games ever played between the two teams, a rivalry spanning 208 games. The game took place on Feb. 9, … Continue reading

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Missouri basketball breaks the pattern of losing after a big win

There is no question that Missouri’s athletic profile is on the rise nationally. Missouri has been in national sporting news a lot lately, whether it be for the Tiger’s move to the SEC, their basketball teams success this season or … Continue reading

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